books for upsc

SUBJECTS PAGES
History :
Ancient + Culture :
1.) OLD NCERT Ancient INDIA : 250
2.) IGNOU notes complete package : 250
3.) R.S. Sharma : 400
4.) Facets of Indian Culture : 500
Modern :
1.) Plassey to Partition : 500
2.) India after Gandhi : 700
World History :
1.) Norman Lowe (Optional)
Geography:
1.) Goh Cheng Leong : 240
2.) Geography of India : Majid Husain : 561
3.) Oxford Atlas
4.) Geography : Surendra singh : 479
5.) NCERT XI and XII : 350
Polity:
1.) M. Laxmikanth : 400
2.) D.D Basu
3.) NIOS material
Economics
1.) Indian Economics – Ramesh Singh : 650
2.) NCERT XI & XII : 150
3.) Economic Survey : 300
4.) Budget : 300
5.) Indian Yearbook :900
TOTAL : 6930*

Other reading materials :

1.) The Hindu : 8 X 12 X 30 = 480
2.) YOJANA magazine : 50 X 12 = 600
3.) Indian Express : 8 X 12 X 30 = 480
4.) Epw.in : 8 X 48 = 384
5.) Pib.nic.in : 3 X 30 = 90

Above mentioned books are minimum requirement of reading and rest depends on the answer writing skills developed through ultimate practice and hearing abilities.

Do focus on good debating channels like Rajya sabha TV, Lok sabha Tv, BBC news… please avoid masala shows of fight instead of debates.
Youtube subscription of channel “UNACADEMY” is good

Rest you will explore through your most lovable journey I wish. Best wishes and please look at huge number of pages you have to read so plan your mental strength.

EAT WELL, SLEEP WELL, STUDY WELL, HEAR WELL

BEST WISHES

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